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Re: Help with Gmail

From: David Levine
Subject: Re: Help with Gmail
Date: Sat, 07 Dec 2019 11:09:50 -0500

Ken writes:

> >> #       The password for POP service when the -sasl switch is used
> >> #       with one of these programs is the login name on the local
> >> #       machine.
> >>
> >> I've re-read that last paragraph ... and I realize that I do not
> >> understand it.
> >
> >The description or the semantics?  It really did/does use the login
> >name for the password.  I think it's long past time that we remove
> >that.
> Is that ... correct?  I am looking at the code and I cannot convince myself
> that statement is true.  It is entirely possible that it USED to be that way
> but I don't think that is true for 1.7.1 (I mean, besides the bug in 1.7.1).

Right, it used to be that way, see end of
and dates from before nmh's move to git.

Fortunately, it isn't that way any more.  It was fixed in commit
90edb255effd0d2 (thanks!).  I'll update the man page.


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